Tina Krause

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Tina Krause
Born
Mia Copia

(1970-07-29) July 29, 1970 (age 52)
Occupation(s) Film actress
Film director
Film producer
Years active1994–present

Tina Krause (born July 29, 1970) is an American film actress, producer, director, and model. [1] [2] [3] [4]

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Career

Referred to as a 'B Movie Queen', [5] and an 'Indie Horror Queen', [6] the bulk of her film work has been with shoestring-budget independent producers of horror films and erotic spoofs. In an interview at Horror Society, she states that she was "discovered" at Chiller Theatre and has been acting "ever since". [2] [7] [8] Her first feature was Sorority Slaughter in 1994. By the time she was in her 30s, she had become a "huge fan favorite". [1]

Krause has appeared in over 78 independent, direct-to-video features, including Penny Dreadful , The Drunken Dead Guy, The Thirsting, Zombiegeddon , and Play Dead. [9] She also worked several times with RedLetterMedia, including on The Recovered, Feeding Frenzy, and The Grabowskis. [10] She has also done some fetish modeling, sometimes under the stage name Mia Copia. [11] She is in Horrotica which began its principal filming in the New YorkNew Jersey area in June 2009. [12] In 2011 she portrayed Sally in Richard Chandler's Christmas comedy film Scrooge in the Hood, which is a parody of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol . [13] In 2015 she starred alongside fellow scream queens Erika Smith and Rachael Robbins in The Fappening. [14]

Partial filmography

Recognition

In their review of the film Thirsting (aka Lilith), Sci-Fi Universe wrote, "Most actresses are unknown. Only Tina Krause has earned a solid reputation, particularly through her performances in films produced by rogues fantastic Seduction Cinema". [16]

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